Ravenell Family History

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Ravenell Name Meaning

Variant spelling of French Ravenel. Possibly English, a variant of Ravenhall, Ravenhill, or Revnell, either from an Old Norse female personal name Hrafnhildr (from elements meaning ‘raven’ + ‘battle’) or a habitational name from Ravenhill in North Yorkshire.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Ravenel, Ravenelle, Bracewell, Cravener, Ramsdell, Rathmell, Bakewell

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Ravenell Family Origin

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Ravenell Family Occupations

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  • Shoemaker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Ravenell occupation in the UK was Shoemaker. 100% of Ravenell's were Shoemakers.

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